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Remembering James Bond Actor Sir Roger Moore Who Passed Away Today

Remembering James Bond Actor Sir Roger Moore Who Passed Away Today

Moore's relatives reported that he died in Switzerland after "a short but courageous battle" with the disease. "All of us at UNICEF extend our deepest sympathies to the Moore family, and join hi...

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Duterte declares martial law in southern Philippines

Most recently, in March, he said he may impose martial law to aid his brutal crackdown on the country's drug trade. More Philippine Army special forces and combat maneuvering troops from the 1st In...

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Trump sends to Congress $4.1 trillion budget plan

Trump sends to Congress $4.1 trillion budget plan

The budget proposal envisions cuts to the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) program , a cornerstone of US global health assistance, which supports HIV/AIDS treatment, testing and ...

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RBS struggles to seal deal over 2008 cash call dispute

RBS struggles to seal deal over 2008 cash call dispute

He, however, warned that this would be the final chance for the bailed-out lender to reach an out-of-court settlement, and noted that the two sides must inform him whether a deal has been reached by J...

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Ag Groups Respond to White House Budget Cuts

Ag Groups Respond to White House Budget Cuts

The proposal would amount to $46.54 billion in cuts over 10 years, both in proposed law changes and reductions in discretionary funding at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The proposal would cut Fa...

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NCTO welcomes Trump's decision to renegotiate NAFTA

NCTO welcomes Trump's decision to renegotiate NAFTA

Republican U.S. Rep. Dave Trott, R-Birmingham, also weighed in on the administration's intent to renegotiate NAFTA, saying in a statement that he's encouraged by the administration's interest in prote...

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Analysts Consensus For Victrex Plc (LON:VCT)

Therefore 80% are positive. Land Securities Group Plc has GBX 1600 highest and GBX 1 lowest target. BNP Paribas reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a GBX 740 ($9.55) target price on shares of UBM Pl...

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The US unveils new sanctions for an old enemy

The US unveils new sanctions for an old enemy

United States sanctions on alleged Iranian and Chinese parties involved with Iran's ballistic missile program drew a sharp rebuke from Beijing on Thursday, as China's Foreign Ministry registered its...

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U.S. draws on Israeli cyberpower and sells to Saudi Arabia

Gerges. But most other major players in the North East Asian game are grown-ups who do not want a nuclear war in their region, so the risk of a calamity there is much smaller than it looks. And it app...

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Irving and LeBron push Cavaliers past Celtics in Game 4

LeBron wouldn't have returned to Cleveland in advance of the 2015 season without knowing exactly what Irving was capable of, and the 24-year-old point guard has delivered time and time again. It was...

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Donald Trump meets unimpressed Pope Francis - two leaders exchange sharp words

It avoided any direct mention of past flashpoints between Trump and the pontiff, such as the president's call for building a wall along the U.S./Mexico border to halt the flow of immigrants or his rep...

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Shares close lower as growth disappoints, Trump risk looms

Shares close lower as growth disappoints, Trump risk looms

USA share futures and the dollar slipped in early Asian trade on Wednesday after reports that President Donald Trump asked then-FBI Director James Comey to end a probe into his former security adv...

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Bank of Montreal posts 2Q profit

Bank of Montreal posts 2Q profit

The stock has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 24. Eleven equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to t...

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Ariana Grande returns home to Florida

She said,"The change in the threat level means that there will be additional resources and support made available to the police as they work to keep us all safe". "We struggle to comprehend the warped...

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Oil prices rise as expected decision to extend cuts nears

U.S. President Donald Trump's proposal to sell half of the U.S.'s strategic oil reserve surprised energy markets on Tuesday since it counters OPEC's efforts to control supply in order to boost pri...

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Sean Fitzpatrick acquitted on all charges

Sean Fitzpatrick acquitted on all charges

He said this involved coaching of witnesses, contamination of their statements from third parties such as solicitors for the auditors and cross-contamination of their statements between other witnesse...

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Israel signs US$630m defence deal with India

Israel signs US$630m defence deal with India

Israel being one of the Top 3 arms supplier to India had last month struck a deal worth USD2 Billion with Indian Army and Navy to supply the defence missile systems. This includes, besides missiles, v...

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Quarterly EPS analysis of JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU)

Quarterly EPS analysis of JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU)

Jetblue Airways Cp (NASDAQ:JBLU)'s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $1.81 Billion according to 10 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $1....

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AstraZeneca plc (AZN) PT Lowered to GBX 4200

United Utilities Group has 681,900,000 shares now held by shareholders which now trade around the 1012 mark which totals United Utilities Group's market capitalisation to 6.90B GBP. Since January 1, 0...

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Curtis Banks Group PLC (CBP) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

The stock has "Buy" rating by Investec on Thursday, November 3. In the a year ago Unilever PLC's stock price has increased by 0% from 0.00 to 4086.57. The original version of this piece can be rea...

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Donald Trump's encounter with glowing orb sets alight social media

Iran´s newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani on Monday dismissed his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump´s summit with Arab leaders in Saudi Arabia this weekend as "just a show". "We thought it was ...

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Retailer Kingfisher's Q1 same-store sales down 0.6 pct

Retailer Kingfisher's Q1 same-store sales down 0.6 pct

Analysts at UBS had estimated sales would increase by 1 percent, while analysts at Davy Research expected a rise of 0.3 percent. Like-for-like sales dropped by 5. Shares in B&Q owner Kingfisher cras...

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Mitchell: Trump Trip Being Received 'Very, Very Well' in Middle East

Mitchell: Trump Trip Being Received 'Very, Very Well' in Middle East

Netanyahu hopes that Trump can help formalize Israel's clandestine cooperation with the Gulf states before a peace deal with the Palestinians is reached. Noting that Trump's visit to the Western Wal...

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ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) Sees Volume Pop in Session

Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $60.08 within the next 52-weeks. Alliancebernstein L P invested in 2.59M shares. Therefore 68% are positive. Letko Bros...

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World Health Organization elects Ethiopia's Ghebreyesus as its new director

World Health Organization elects Ethiopia's Ghebreyesus as its new director

The final candidates were Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus , a 52-year-old former government minister in Ethiopia; Sania Nishtar , a 54-year-old cardiologist and former government minister from Pakistan...

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Trump Focuses On Impact Of Terrorism During Speech In Saudi Arabia

Trump Focuses On Impact Of Terrorism During Speech In Saudi Arabia

As a candidate, Trump proposed temporarily banning Muslims from entering the United States. While neither country is in a position to dictate to Trump where to fly, his arrival nonetheless reflects ...

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Ethiopian Tedros elected as World Health Organisation chief

Ethiopian Tedros elected as World Health Organisation chief

She had reason to be on the defensive: During her tenure, WHO faced crushing criticism for its handling of several health emergencies, but none more than the West Africa Ebola epidemic that killed mor...

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Image of Donald Trump touching glowing orb sparks Twitter frenzy

Trump , speaking yesterday to the Arab Islamic American Summit, the centerpiece address of his two-day visit to the Saudi capital Riyadh , said America was "not here to lecture, we are not here t...

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Manchester bombing victim, 8, was 'a beautiful little girl'

Manchester bombing victim, 8, was 'a beautiful little girl'

Friends tweeted of her passing. The names of those killed in the Manchester terrorist attack which left at least 22 dead and injured around 59 are slowly emerging, with many children among the v...

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OPEC likely to extend output cuts, but price relief elusive

OPEC members Iraq and Algeria as well as top non-OPEC producer Russian Federation also said they support a nine-month extension. "Some of the countries have agreed to six months subject to a r...

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